Agenda and minutes

Development Control Committee - Thursday, 27th April, 2023 7.00 pm

Venue: Freer Community Centre, 242A Leicester Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1HQ. View directions

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Note: April (2023) 

No. Item


Apologies for Absence

To receive apologies for absence from Members to determine the quorum of the meeting in accordance with Rule 7 of Part 4 of the Constitution.


An apology for absence was received from Councillors J Kaufman, Mrs L M Broadley, F S Broadley and R E R Morris.  


Appointment of Substitutes

To appoint substitute Members in accordance with Rule 26 of Part 4 of the Constitution and the Substitution Procedure Rules.




Declarations of Interest

Members are reminded that any declaration of interest should be made having regard to the Members’ Code of Conduct. In particular, Members must make clear the nature of the interest and whether it is 'pecuniary' or ‘non-pecuniary'.





Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 175 KB

To read, confirm and sign the minutes of the previous meeting in accordance with Rule 19 of Part 4 of the Constitution.


By affirmation of the meeting, it was




The minutes of the previous meeting held on 19 January 2023 be taken as read, confirmed and signed.


Report of the Planning Policy and Development Manager (April 2023) pdf icon PDF 3 MB

Additional documents:


Application No. 22/00080/REM - Land At Cottage Farm, Glen Road, Oadby, Leicestershire

Report of the Senior Development Control Officer


The Committee gave consideration of the report (as set out on pages 7 – 19 of the agenda reports pack), which asked it to determine a reserved matters application for the erection of 100 Residential Dwellings, Associated Car Parking, Secondary Roads, Two Sport Pitches, A LEAP and 1 Substation including details of Appearance, Landscaping, Layout and Scale.


Mr Max Whitehead addressed the Committee in support of the application as the applicant.


It was moved by the Chair and seconded by Ms C D Kozlowski and




The application be GRANTED planning permission in accordance with the submitted documents and plans subject to the prescribed conditions and informatives.


Votes For:                 4

Votes Against:          1

Abstentions:             0

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